The Singapore Grip is an ITV six-part television drama series. It is an adaptation of Booker Prize winner J.G. Farrell’s 1978 novel, The Singapore Grip.
The story tells of a love affair taking place around the time of the Japanese invasion of Singapore.
It stars Luke Treadaway, David Morrissey and Elizabeth Tan. The series debut was on BBC First in Australia on 26 July 2020, followed by 13 September on UK’s ITV.
For Walter Blackett and his family, 1941 Singapore provides a world of wealth and privilege. However, when the family’s position is undermined, Walter is forced to think with his feet.
The Singapore Grip Series
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Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 13 September 2020.
- Running Time: 55 minutes.
- Rating: Unknown.
- Country: UK.
- Language: English.